178 new dengue patients hospitalised in 24 hrs
Published : Friday, 18 October, 2019 at 4:10 PM Count : 688
A total of 178 dengue patients were hospitalised across the country in 24 hours till Friday morning.
Of them, 57 were hospitalised in Dhaka, the Directorate General of Health Services said in a regular update, UNB reports.
Currently, 1,018 patients, including 419 in Dhaka, are being treated at hospitals for dengue.
The Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research reviewed 158 suspected deaths and confirmed 98 of them as dengue death.